Double Check Your 2018 Health Benefit Limits

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Double Check Your 2018 Health Benefit Limits
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Calendar08 September 2017

As you gear up to finalize you 2018 health plan designs and open enrollment materials, this handy chart supplies key tax and ACA figures for 2018. It’s always good to do one last check to make sure you are in compliance with these limits. In addition, don’t forget to use the revised Summaries of Benefits & Coverage template to communicate what your health plan covers and what members pay for covered services.

FINAL AND PROJECTED 2018 HEALTH AND FRINGE BENEFITS LIMITS

2018

Tax-Free Qualified Transportation Fringe Benefits

 

Monthly parking

$260*

Monthly transit passes or commuter highway vehicle

$260*

Health FSA Limit

 

Maximum salary reduction contribution

$2,650

HSA and HDHP Limits

 

Self –only coverage

 

Maximum tax-deductible HSA Contribution

$3,450

HDHP minimum annual deductible

$1,350

HDHP out-of-pocket maximum

$6,650

Family coverage

 

Maximum tax-deductible HSA Contribution

$6,900

HDHP minimum annual deductible

$2,700

HDHP out-of-pocket maximum

$13,300

HSA catch-up contribution limit

$1,000

ACA Nongrandfathered Group Health Plan Out-of-Pocket Maximum

 

Self-only coverage

$7,350

Family Coverage

 

Total out-of-pocket maximum

$14,700

Embedded individual out-of-pocket maximum (if applicable)

$7,350

*Mercer projection

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